Today’s Trivia

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Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

Budapest has the second oldest metro in the world–a metro that was built between 1894 and 1896. (Source)

 

Polynesian sailors still navigate the oceans using nothing but the stars, the moon, the movement of the waves etc. (Source)

 

The Arctic circle is the world’s second largest desert, behind… Antartica. (Source)

 

The longest tennis match in history (between Isner and Mahut at Winbledon in 2010, which lasted for 11 hours and 5 minutes over three days) was so grueling that the players risked dehydration, hypothermia and kidney damage. The match may have shortened their careers by six months. (Source)

 

Barn owls flight is virtually silent. (Source)

 


 

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Last weeks winner:   bristol (3)

Trivia winner for April:  bristol (8) – belated congratulations

 


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  • SteveWrathall

    In Colony, Josh Holloway fights an invading force from the stars-2

  • Sally

    Josh Holloway starred in Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol. There is a scene he is in with a fight on the top of a Budapest train station. Link 1

  • RightOfGenghis

    Josh Holloway is no stranger to Budapest. Ghost Protocol was filmed there, outside the metro. LInk to item 1

  • bristol

    Amazingly, Arctic Polar Bears featured in “Lost” – Link to # 3

  • Michael

    Josh Holloway plays a character in Lost, the premise is about a plane that crashes after its navigation goes off course in the Pacific Ocean. Link to 2.

    • AS

      This was the link for tonight – well done Michael

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